Robert A. Williams

E. Thomas Sullivan Professor of Law and American Indian Studies

An enrolled member of the Lumbee Indian Tribe of North Carolina and Co-Chair of the IPLP Program, Professor Williams is the author of several award-winning books and the co-author of numerous editions Federal Indian Law: Cases and Materials (West Publishing). The 2006 recipient of the University of Arizona Henry and Phyllis Koffler Prize for Outstanding Accomplishments in Public Service, Professor Williams was the founding Director of the IPLP Program at Arizona Law and the recipient of major grants and awards from the U.S. Government and from private foundations. He has represented tribal groups before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, and the United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Peoples, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court. Professor Williams was named one of 2011's "Heroes on the Hill" by Indian Country Today for his work on behalf of the Hul'qumi'num Treaty Group before the OAS Inter-American Human Rights Commission.

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